Jan 18, 2013 7:00am PST
ticket to a better night's sleep ♪ >> we have two big political issues to talk about this morning. new gun control proposals and president obamas inauguration on monday. >> joining us to the studios political analyst michael yaki. >> the president is announcing what he is going to do outside of congress to get the ball moving at least. >> i think what you see is the president basically saying even though i am being inaugurated is business as usual. he is trying to take advantage of the momentum in public opinion. he put forth a gun proposal on thursday you saw the reaction going forward. the best bets are universal background checks will go through. high-capacity magazines have a good chance for the big five will be where it was 20 years ago on the assault weapons ban. you have a lot of people believe it should have the ability to support shoot or what ever it you want to shoot no matter what it looks like or what ever that it will inflict. >> to you think it will be a make or break for him. will it be a sign of what he can do if he is able to push things through. >> it is interesting.
Jan 21, 2013 7:00am PST
president talk of his vision for the next four years. president obama's senior advisor tells cnn the address will be hopeful. it's a theme he spoke of in his first inaugural address in 2009, choosing hope over fear and unity of purpose over discord. now more real political fights await over the debt ceiling and issues like gun control. the next few hours are about celebrating. first a parade from the u.s. capitol to the white house, then a night of inaugural balls. the formal parties await tonight. the political policy will wait until tomorrow. after that church service this morning, the obamas and bidens returned to the white house. they had coffee with the leaders of the house and senate. these were republicans and democrats. back to you. >> thank you, emily. so stay tuned to the cron cron because we'll carry the ceremony live right here. it starts at 8:30. then we'll also have the inaugural parade live. that starts at 10:35. >>> bay area weather and traffic with a live look from mount tam. erica kato has the latest. >> there is a clear start to the day. we did have some fog develo
Jan 17, 2013 7:00am PST
details straight ahead. the >> will also have reaction from bay area gun owners following president obama as federal gun-control proposals. >> taking a look at the current conditions outside we are still dealing with the upper 20s for santa rosa and fairfield. here is a warming up nicely. we will talk about the numbers more and we will tell you where they are headed. >> we are not tracking a new hot spot for palo alto. this is the bayshore freeway 1 01 southbound. there is an accident that is backing up the traffic coming up from highway 237. it is added to the slow traffic. we believe that at least one lane is blocked in the northbound direction. >> add 901 this morning. the contra costa help the district is investigating a possible noro-virus outbreak in at least two schools and lafayette. fewer students called in sick yesterday. but the concern still remains this morning. kron4 will tran and joins us live from the burden valley elementary school in lafayette. >> they called in sick and on average that 10 children were calling off. they were thinking whether or not this was a normal flu
Jan 19, 2013 7:00am PST
, are in the running. the colbert's are natives of charleston, south carolina. >> president obama is just days away from being sworn in to his second term in office. so we're taking a look back at some of the funniest moments from his first four years. take a look. >> let's talk about the museum. i want to start with the vision of a person who started this. he was a radio collector and we do have a whole room of radios. this was his ambition to have a center all in one perry ed this is located on paul street. if you know where this is that we're right across the street. as a surprise to you if today someone is watching and they mentione jan wahl's name. this was a typewriter that went from room to room. we do have some items from the exposition. we do have the hippie generation room. we do have the legends of san francisco. >> this show you what they look like. >> we have the hanson hall. it they have the memorabilia of the earthquakes. we were talking about fred a and as he enters the lobby. this is all about alcatraz. directly across from this we have the origin of bottles of the l
Jan 15, 2013 6:00am PST
shock to everyone periods >> with that said if people do not understand that obama is talking that you have to pay your bill before you leave for dinner. we are starting to talk about it in human terms. i do like this. we do have another fiscal cliff issue in about another 30 days. >> and dale is going through problems with pcs. everyone is going after tablets now. computers are not selling well. nothing in the pc environment is doing well. dale should go private. this will be a very big deal for them. michael dell will have to kick in his 15%. he started this company and his college rowing. people stated that he cannot do it but he did. but the old and desktops are not just as effective as they used to be. dell does get 50% of their revenue in foreign markets. >> mike zuckerberg irk this his moment to become steve jobs. what is it going to be? >> we don't know if this point to be a phone or not. this is very intriguing. the only time that we have seen marked zuckerberg irk was when his company was humiliated. ever since then he has been met. i do not mean that in a better way peppery
Jan 16, 2013 6:00am PST
the airport and san jose. >> we are watching and washington. president obama is expected to talk more about controlling gun violence. >> it is a cold morning here in the bay area. >> as we take a look at the numbers currently it is in the upper 20's and 30's. we are below freezing in vallejo. fairfield is waking up to mid 30's. the temperatures are running very similar like yesterday. the wins are a factor in vallejo. it is a really cold morning of the wins are not around the bay area. the air is not mixing all around. the coldest temperatures are just hitting the ground. when we reached that afternoon it should be very pleasant. some spots will climb into the low 60's. as we look a head to the weekend it will be very pleasant periods the temperatures will be warm. >> we continue to monitor a hot spot around the bay area. here is a quick commute check. will start at the bay bridge where things are just are in to slow in the cash lanes. in the east bay there is slow traffic for interstate 580. the rest of the east bay freeways are doing very well. the south bay freeway through the nort
Jan 21, 2013 6:00am PST
. clees collided with the average caller id should take for for five months. >> talks are talking about tearing down the 2804680. it would be replaced with an adjacent row yard to clear from a high speed rail. >> still ahead on kron 4 news president obama is going to take the oath of office before hundreds of thousands. this is a large one there is a live look of a washington [ female announcer ] safeway presents real big deals of the week. or why it doesn't have to be an adventure to stick to your new year's budget. because safeway gives you real big club card deals each week. right now, a case of arrowhead water is just $3.33. folgers is $7.99 for the large size. that's a huge deal. rise and shine. simply orange oj is just $2.88. real big deals this week and every week. only at safeway. ingredients for life. >> 6:24. as we see the approach to the bay bridge toll plaza temperatures on the cool side. warming to the mid-60s later this afternoon and we do have the possibility of rainfall. erica will update our forecast, coming up. >> barbara walters took a tumble she fell on a staff
Jan 16, 2013 7:00am PST
flying any time soon. last planning on having to talk? we will check on current conditions in the sierra and have deals for you if you want to know about it. at 845 president obama will announce his plans on what the government can do to curb gun violence. we watch the proposal here on the kron4 morning news. (male announcer) live from the bay area here is your kron 4 news >> it is called the boeing streamliners 787 and so far it has been quite a nightmare. so much so that two japanese airlines have grounded that aircraft george >> georgia is following the traffic here this morning. and president obama will unveil his plan for curbing gun violence across america this morning. it is a cool morning and that is the headline here. first on the george with a hot spot. >> as a we have a for a couple of slow downs on 880 in the southbound direction. it was a motorcycle accident after another crash it happened earlier this morning at stevenson. for the second day in a row we're looking at backups coming out of san leandro and the southbound direction. 44 to 46 minutes are the drive times.